French far-right veteran Jean-Marie Le Pen is taking on his daughter, Marine Le Pen, who now heads the National Front (FN) party.

Jeane-Marie Le Pen said on August 25 that his newly-formed party, the Comites Jeanne movement, would field candidates in next year's parliamentary elections. This is a direct challenge to his daughter who excluded him from the FN party, which he founded.

As reported by the Reuters news agency, he said he would not hesitate to field candidates in constituencies w...

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